Big Star=Big Surge Prices.

Old Nov 2, 15, 9:41 pm
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Big Star=Big Surge Prices.

In Tampa this weekend for a meeting and so was Taylor Swift ( she did not perform for our group. ) . A couple of us called for Uber on that night and were told that that prices were 3-4x surge pricing.
We were fortunate enough to have enough friends who rented cars.
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Old Nov 4, 15, 6:31 am
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We were in the same boat - interestingly, which I only found out once I'd secured a lift, Uber X & XL were both subject to surge prices (up to about 9x), but UberSelect was still showing as normal price and so presumably would have been much cheaper overall.
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Old Nov 6, 15, 7:58 am
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Originally Posted by NWIFlyer View Post
We were in the same boat - interestingly, which I only found out once I'd secured a lift, Uber X & XL were both subject to surge prices (up to about 9x), but UberSelect was still showing as normal price and so presumably would have been much cheaper overall.
I hope everyone knows there is a fare estimate for every Uber options.

As you say, it often works out that more expensive options (base) become cheaper when you factor in surges.
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